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Richmond Times-Dispatch Newspapers Plant

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1990–1992, Baskervill and Son. Times-Dispatch Blvd. (I-295, exit 41, U.S. 301 north, .3 mile), Hanover County
  • (courtesy Richard Guy Wilson)

A stunning high-tech newspaper printing plant, the sprawling 428,000-square-foot building is sheathed in aluminum panels of three different colors that delineate the different sections. Exposed structural steel is visible through clerestory window bands.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Richmond Times-Dispatch Newspapers Plant", [Mechanicsville, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 299-299.

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